Ayang Rinpoche

Ayang Rinpoche is also the founder of two monasteries, in cluding Thupten Shedup Janchub Ling at Bylakupee, Chogyab, and Ayang Tulku, Ayang being the name of a 435-year-old monastery in Kham (eastern Tibet) which is a branch of the Drikung main monastery.Perhaps no Tibetan lama is more identified with the transmission of Phowa to the West than His Eminence Ayang Rinpoche.

Sunday, March 18, 2012

2012 Travel Schedule of North America

Ayang Rinpoche will be coming to Vancouver to bestow six empowerments and higher Buddha Amitabha teachings. All these activities will be in relationship with Phowa practices.

The six Empowerments will be :

Buddha Amitabha
Buddha Amitayus
Vajra Yogini

Detail teachings will be given on the Buddha Amitabha long sadhana.

The dates of Rinpoche's travel arrangement are as follow:


Nov 13 Delhi to Rochester

Nov 14 Empowerment preparations

Nov 15-20 Rochester Empowerment and teachings

Nov 21 Rest/Packing

Nov 22 Rochester to Vancouver

Nov 23 Empowerment preparations

Nov 24-29 Vancouver Empowerment and Teachings

Nov 30 Rest/Packing

Dec 1 Vancouver to Los Angeles

Dec 2 Empowerment preparations

Dec 3-12 Los Angeles/Orange County Phowa Course

Dec 13 Rest/Packing

Dec 14 Los Angeles to Houston

Dec 15 Empowerment Preparation

Dec 16-21 Houston 10 Levels Amitabha Teaching

Dec 22-23 Rest/Packing

Dec 24 Houston to Delhi

Further details of registration and suggested donation will be made available at a later date.

Yours in Dharma,

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

2013 Bodhgaya Phowa Course

The dates for Ayang Rinpoche’s XIX Annual Phowa Course in Bodhgaya have been fixed for January 1-10, 2013.